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DIY Solar – Episode 7 – Wiring the Batteries

In this episode, I have wired the 20 Valence Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate batteries I am using for this project. The batteries are 12-volts each and are now wired in both series and parallel to create a total of five 24 volt battery banks. I am using a Blue Sea… Read More

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DIY Solar – Episode 6 – The Battery Bank

In this episode, I show the shelf I built for my battery bank. It will hold the 20 Valence Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate batteries I will be using for this project. The batteries are 12-volts each and will be wired in both series and parallel to create a total of… Read More

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DIY: SOLAR ON A BUDGET [Adventure #35]

What do you do when you need to install solar panels, but you don’t want to spend thousands of dollars on an arch? Do it yourself, of course! With stainless tubing, rail fittings and lots of hard work, we build a solar arch and install our new 320-watt solar panels.… Read More

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Solar Powered Workshop

Click here to see Part 2 https://youtu.be/EoK7lDCawfM This is a short video about the 400w solar system that I use to power my storage shed / workshop COMPLETELY off the grid. Total investment is around $1300 and it works like a dream. Feel free to ask questions in the comments… Read More

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